AbbVie is a global pharmaceutical company that has focused on the development of drugs intended to improve clinical conditions and provide a measurable benefit for the patient, in particular in areas where there is greater need. AbbVie has been primarily concerned with hepatitis C, neuroscience, immunology, oncology, chronic kidney disease, and women’s health.
Dopolavoro Ferroviario (FLP) is one of the most important non-profit Italian organizations in the leisure time sector. Currently in 246 cities and with 105 different DLF Associations, the organization offers various modern and competitive services ranging from social, cultural, education initiatives and assistance to recreational, tourist, and sport activities.
San Giovanni Addolorata is a Roman hospital that provides highly specialized national relief. It is recognized for its ability to provide specific solutions catered to the needs of every patient, its general performance of delivery of these solutions, and the excellent quality of both its diagnostic and curative services.
Started at Trieste in 2004, Bambini del Danubio aims to facilitate access to medicine for seriously ill children of disadvantaged families in the Danube-Balkan area. In addition, over the years the association has expanded in order to give aid to minors coming from countries in Africa, South America, and Asia.
The Boehringer-Ingelheim group is one of the first 20 pharmaceutical companies in the world. It is based in Ingelheim, Germany, but operates at an international level in more with more than 146 employees and 47,700 collaborators. For 130 years it has dedicated itself to research, development, and the production and commercialization of products in the
Catholic Relief Services is an international, humanitarian agency of the Catholic Community of the United States. It was created by the Council of Catholic Bishops in 1943 and has since provided assistance to 130 million of people in more than 90 countries across Africa, Asia, South America, the Middle East and Eastern Europe.
CINECA is a nonprofit consortium of more than 70 Italian universities, four national research entities, and the Ministry of University Education and Research. Operating under the control of the MIUR, it offers support to activities of the scientific community through computer programming and its applications, it produces management system for university administrators and the MIUR,
The European Commission is one of the primary institutions of the European Union; it is the executive and legislative body. The Commission represents and upholds the interests of the European Union as a whole, is responsible for the implementation of policy decisions by the legislative bodies, and manages EU programs and spending funds.
The mission of the German AIDS Foundation is to improve the living conditions of HIV-positive and AIDS-affected people and strengthen their self-confidence, so that they can lead a self-responsible, meaningful and socially accepted life. Since 1987, the German AIDS Foundation is helping needy people with HIV and AIDS in Germany. In 2005, the German AIDS
Created in 2002 by the initiative of private donators, Fondation Assistance Internationale (FAI) is a foundation under Swiss rights. The Foundation promotes projects of international solidarity directed as the local development and sustains initiatives by local institutions and organizations in foreign countries that aim to promote a system centered completely on the individual.
The Flemish International Cooperation Agency pursues the following objectives: eliminate extreme poverty and hunger, make access to basic education universal, fight gender inequalities, promote maternal-infant health, reinforce the fight against the most deadly and important diseases, guarantee environmental sustainability, and create a global partnership for future development.
The Cariverona Foundation pursues projects towards social welfare and promoting economic development. The Foundation makes contributions to bodies and non-profit organization in the fields of scientific research, education and training, art, environmental conservation, the enhancement of cultural heritage, public health, and assistance to underprivileged social groups.
The Foundation of Padua and Rovigo Savings Bank is a private, nonprofit organization that works to promote social and economic development of communities in the provinces of Padua and Rovigo. The Foundation manages the assets to produce income and promotes, supports, and implements projects that benefit the community.
The International Permio Balzan Foundation promotes culture, science, and the most noteworthy humanitarian initiatives of peace and fraternity between populations around the world. It gives four awards annually; two in literature, moral sciences and he arts, and two in the physical sciences, mathematics and medicine. At least every three years the Foundation also awards a
In 1992 Rita Levi-Montalcini and her sister Paola formed the Levi-Monalcini Foundation as a nonprofit organization with the goal of emphasizing the importance of education and work within the new generations. In January of 2001, by the work of Rita Levi-Monalcini, the “Fondazione Rita Levi-Montalcini” was created. This evolution, corresponding with intent of previous experiences,
Gli Amici is a movement started by the Community of Sant’Egidio that is now made of up of thousands of individuals with mental disabilities along with their friends and family. The Community has implemented various projects and activities through which others can show solidarity with these individuals.
The Belgian Agency for Cooperation has the responsibility of coming up with strategies to improve collaboration regarding development. Its primary objective is sustainable human development, fighting particularly against poverty, in partnership with other organizations. Moreover, it reinforces the public’s support of solidarity in Belgium between the North and South as well as political cooperation.
Merck Sharp & Dohme is a company leader specialized in innovative chemical and pharmaceutical products of high quality and technology. Approximately 39,000 employees, in 65 countries, work to improve the quality of life of patients, increase the success of its clients, and help meet global challenges.
Microsoft is one of the most important IT companies in the world. It reminds every one of his or her social responsibility by inviting its partners and employees to donate by means of many of the activities that it carries out. It provides products and services to nonprofit organizations hat work in favor of human
The Malawian government created National AIDS Commission in 2001 in order to coordinate a response to HIV in the country. The commission was started because national intervention in this epidemic needed to have a holistic approach as well as generate an interaction and balance between services for HIV with services for other issues affecting the
The Norwegian Church Aid is a religious, Norwegian organization that offers emergency relief and as well as aid in long-term projects that encourage growth in developing countries, in partnership with other religious organizations. It helps the poor without distinction to their race, creed, or political or religious affiliation.
The United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) provides service and technical assistance in Africa in attempts to maximize the quality, coverage, and impact of the national response to HIV/AIDS. Working alongside local governments, PEPFAR supports in particularly interventions that are based on dates and that are implemented in areas most gravely affected
Porticus is an international organization that manages the philanthropic programs of charitable entities founded by the Brenninkmeijer Family; a family of entrepreneurs. These various entities provide strategic advice for various programs and offer management services. All philanthropic projects support and promote the respect for human dignity and social justice.
Progetto Mozambico is a nonprofit organization started by a group of friends in Bologna in 2001. The first projects were primarily restructuring and building schools in Mozambique. However, overtime these projects have expanded to include all sectors of social assistance, sanitation, education, and development cooperation for the country.
The Program for Long Distance Adoptions that the Community of Sant’Egidio runs offers a way for individuals to contribute to the medical and food costs of a family, sustain a pregnant, HIV positive woman through her treatment – which allows for her baby to be born healthy and stops the vertical transmission of the virus
The funds of the Province of Milan for international cooperation promotes participatory and shared projects, decentralized cooperation, and international solidarity. In addition it fights against poverty, social exclusion of certain groups, the degradation of the environment, and the use of decentralized cooperation as an instrument of peace. It offers local entities interested in international solidarity
The Regional Office for Decentralized Cooperation in Emilia-Romagna provide functional support to local governments to encourage them to start partnerships with developing countries, design and implement humanitarian aid and developmental projects, and to facilitate the access to European and international finances.
The Piedmont Region participates in projects of development cooperation. It is geared to spreading and rooting a culture of peace and all of the other conditions that such a culture would bring with it – including access to democratic freedoms, the recognition and protection of human rights for all, international solidarity and cooperation, education, and
Rissho Kosei-kai is a Buddhist organization made up of men and women of faith who are trying to enrich their spirituality by implementing their teachings in their everyday life. Both on at a local and international level they are very active in promoting peace and well being by way of philanthropic activities.
The Rotary Club Zurich International (RCZI) is the first English-speaking Rotary Club in Switzerland. RCZI is part of the global community of Rotary International. Its portfolio of projects includes international, local projects as long as yearly fundraising activity like Run4hange and Wreath Making. Website: https://www.rotary-zurichbelvoir.ch/en/activities/projects/
The Swiss Re Foundation reflects the social and humanitarian values of Swiss Re. Our vision is to build societies that are able to withstand and recover from health, environmental and economic risks. We do this where Swiss Re operates or intends to do so in future, as well as in low and middle income countries outside
The World Bank has within it two international institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Company for Development, both of which have set the goal of fighting poverty and organizing aid and funding for states in difficulty. The World Bank is part of the United Nations’ specialized agencies.
Thanks to “Trenta Ore di Vita 2008” we were able to distribute to thousands of pregnant women, who were HIV-Positive, treatment and laboratory analysis that allowed their babies to be born HIV-Negative. In 2009 we wanted to finish the job we had started and were able to sustain the mother and child through the child’s
Tunajali is a Tanzanian organization that provides services to individuals living with HIV/AIDS. It reinforces the capabilities of governmental authorities as well as non-governmental organizations in order to improve the quality of services regarding HIV and to mobilize economic resources for the use of health services.
UniCredit Foundation was created in March of 2003 as nonprofit foundation of the UniCredit Corporation. It is fully funded by UniCredit and is an independent legal entity with its own Board of Directors. In collaboration with other local non-profit organization, the UniCredit Foundation designs, implements, and monitors, developmental projects in the 22 countries where the